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Winterizing your pool

Ever thought of winterizing your pool as an unnecessary and daunting task? Well, just like weather stripping your home or adding antifreeze to your car, your pool requires the same TLC as all the other little joys in life. In … Continue reading

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Helping Your Pool Weather a Storm

Your pool is an investment. With regular care and maintenance, it’s a source of backyard fun for years to come. But what if you live in an area that faces strong lines of thunderstorms or even hurricane threats? Is there … Continue reading

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3’x3′ vs 5’x5′ Safety Cover strapping

Q: Please discuss 5′ x 5′ strapping vs. 3′ x 3′ strapping and the proper uses of each? A: The question you ask refers to the width in the cross grids of strapping. 5′ x 5′ strapping is used on … Continue reading

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Guide to Spring Start-Up

As the owner of a swimming pool you want beautiful clear blue water without the hassles. PcPools.com easy 4-step Start-Up Program will give you simple step-by-step instructions that will insure crystal clear water. PcPools.com offers the highest quality chemicals that … Continue reading

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Pool Care Glossary

Check out our vast Pool Care Glossary. Everything you needed to know from A to Z. Tweet

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In Ground Winter Closing Checklist

VACUUM pool & remove all debris. Use a Blue Wave WINTERIZING POOL CHEMICAL KIT to add the correct chemicals for the winter for your pool size. Drain Filter tank of all water. Bring pump/motor indoors. Remove return eyeballs and install … Continue reading

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10 tips to keep your pool in Great Condition

Vacuum your pool or us an automatic pool cleaner regularly Test your pool water every other day to check for proper chlorine and pH levels. Use a solar cover to warm the pool and swim earlier and later each season. … Continue reading

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